How to make Aish El Saraya (Middle Eastern Dessert) -

Layered dessert of rusks, sugar syrup and custard served chilled.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Sugar (चीनी), Rose water (रोज़ वॉटर)

Cuisine : Middle Eastern

Course : Desserts

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Aish El Saraya (Middle Eastern Dessert)

Aish El Saraya (Middle Eastern Dessert) Recipe Card


Hindi: cheeni
Ever imagined what life would be without some meetha? The gulab jamuns, barfis, pedas, laddoos, modaks, halwas…you can say let the sugar substitutes rule but not everything is possible with substitutes! One of oldest flavourings and condiments used by mankind, this ingredient is an instant provider of energy. Also available in various types, sugar is either derived from sugarcane or beetroot.

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 6-7 hour

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Aish El Saraya (Middle Eastern Dessert) Recipe

  • Sugar 1 cup

  • Rose water 1 tablespoon

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • For custard -

  • Milk 500 millilitres

  • Sweetened condensed milk 400 grams

  • Whipping cream 300 millilitres

  • Rose water 1-2 tablespoon

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 5 tablespoons

  • Bread rusk 30 small

  • Pistachios chopped for garnishing


Step 1

Arrange toasted bread rusks in a square dish.

Step 2

To make syrup, put sugar, 1 cup water and lemon juice in a non-stick pan and heat on a medium heat. Once the sugar melts add rose water. Remove from heat and allow to cool.

Step 3

Pour some syrup over the rusks and let them soak. Then arrange another layer of rusks and pour some more syrup over them. Let all of it soak the syrup well.

Step 4

To make custard mix cornflour with about ½ cup of cold milk. Pour remaining milk, cream, condensed milk and cornflour mixture into a heavy bottom pan and cook on medium heat, stirring continuously the mixture is smooth and thick. Add rose water and mix well till the mixture is thick but of pouring consistency.

Step 5

Pour this mixture over the rusks. Sprinkle chopped pistachios and keep in the refrigerator for 5-6 hours or overnight

Step 6

Serve chilled.

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